Apprentice Maintenance Engineering – COMMUNISIS PLC (LS15 8AH)

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Assisting with the day to day running and operation of the factory and assisting with the daily preventative planned maintenance task, machine breakdown and repairs. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.


  • Observing, learning and understanding a wide range of maintenance, preservation and engineering skills and processes while under the instruction of skilled technical staff
  • To be able to demonstrate these skills and processes as the training period progresses by working independently or with a team, to undertake tasks as guided and increasing overall contribution to the department
  • To undertake and successfully complete suitable college courses throughout the training period, achieving the academic grades and practical skills in order to entitle yearly progression leading to the award of a suitable qualification in maintenance engineering
  • Learning and understanding the importance of Health and Safety within the workplace
  • To develop the skills to construct or modify apparatus and instruments from verbal instructions and drawings, for research, teaching and student projects, to a high degree of precision
  • To learn how to maintain workshop equipment and to keep it in good repair
  • To maintain a logbook over the duration of the apprenticeship period, recording projects that have been undertaken and the skills learned
  • To maintain and to ensure general good housekeeping of the workplace and design areas

About the Employer

Communications company delivering memorable brand engagement in print, in-store, online and through live experiences.

Vacancy Details

Vacancy Location


Apprenticeship Level

Advanced Level 3 (A level)

Employer Name


Employer Address

Communisis House
Manston Lane
LS15 8AH

Expected Duration

42 Months

Working Week

Monday to Friday / 8:30-16:30

Weekly Hours


Wage Amount

Year 1 £7.43 ph, £278.84 per week, £14.500 per annum Year 2 £8.46 ph, £317.30 per week, £16.500 per annum Year 3 £9.74 ph, £365.38 per week, £19.000 per annum

What You Need

Desired Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 C) Essential

Desired Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Initiative
  • Patience
  • Physical fitness

Future Prospects

Becoming part of a growing company in the engineering department.

Date Posted


Leeds City College